Scoliosis: ‘Children let down’ by long wait for spinal surgery


“Belfast Trust regrets that any patient has to wait an extended period of time, however whilst actions have been taken to resume elective services, including scoliosis clinics over the last few months, with priority being given to the patients assessed to be in the most urgent need, there is a current understanding that based on the rising figures of Covid-19 affected patients that there will be a further need to reduce elective services in the coming weeks.”



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